restored and original vintage leather keyrings
for classic cars and motorcycles

Stages in making a keyring

“A country saddler from two centuries ago could very easily take over from where we leave off. Some of the tools which we still use were probably from his workshop anyway."

Skiving the leather to thickness

Cutting out the keyfob shape

Embossing fob in hot foil press

Marking out stitching

Punching hole for badge hinge

Stitching is carried out by hand

Hand burnishing leather edge